Tag: portrait

  • ‘THE BURDEN’ – a portrait of unrealistic beauty ideals

    ‘THE BURDEN’ – a portrait of unrealistic beauty ideals

    THE BURDENThis is not a portrait of a girl.This is a portrait of all girls, who are suffering under warped expectations.A portrait of the burden of unrealistic ideals. View in full size here the BACKGROUND I’ve kept this place in the back of my mind for two years. At my first encounter I was blown…

  • ‘SHE WALKS WITH COLOURS’ – Changing summer into autumn

    ‘SHE WALKS WITH COLOURS’ – Changing summer into autumn

    View larger in the ‘Parallels’ gallery “When Rania showed me the dress I knew instantly where to shoot her portrait. I had been walking by this forest path so many times, loving it but knowing that this place required a medieval or fantasy theme. And oh how that theme suits Rania.“ The dress have been…

  • Behind the Scenes of ‘SEEKING NEVERLAND’ – a sister portrait session

    Behind the Scenes of ‘SEEKING NEVERLAND’ – a sister portrait session

    “The strong bonds of sisterhood inspired the sisters Kristin and Ellinor and myself to go into the forest one sunny summer’s day. We wanted to capture moments that speaks of memories and closeness between sisters, and combine that with celebrating the imagination and innocence of a time past.” This is a tribute to all of you…

  • Feature and interview in Golden Age Magazine

    Feature and interview in Golden Age Magazine

    I had two cheerful announcements about getting published last week! First up, in the lovely Golden Age Magazine I was featured with an interview and images from my portfolio and  my series Parallels. The full magazine, packed with beautiful photography, can be read at Golden Age Magazine – Issue 19, 2014, where my feature is on page…

  • Behind the Scenes – ‘THE STORM STARTER’

    Behind the Scenes – ‘THE STORM STARTER’

    A late summers day I gathered a fantastic team to make an image for my conceptual portrait series ‘Parallels’. I had been inspired by Rania’s (previous studio portrait) dreadlocks and her dark features for some time… “…I wanted to create a portrait alluding to greek mythology characters and their features, like Medusa and her hair and the…

  • Conceptual portrait in freezing winter – ‘THE SENTENCE’

    Conceptual portrait in freezing winter – ‘THE SENTENCE’

    Above is a little Behind the Scenes video from the shooting of  ‘The sentence’. _________________ Location | SÄLEN, SWEDENAssistant | ANDREAS JACOBSSONModel | SELF PORTRAIT Full screen size in my Portfolio_________________ ‘The sentence’ is part of my series ‘Parallels’ and was shot in Sälen, Sweden. We were there on a skiing holiday with my family, but being…

  • Picture Of The Day at One Eyeland

    Picture Of The Day at One Eyeland

    I was happily surprised, and proud, to have my piece “The fall” chosen as Picture Of The Day (October 19th) over at the fantastic One Eyeland! Not everyday that you see yourself next to a portrait of John Malkovich… MY TIP FOR FURTHER READINGA great way to learn more and see selections of images, and if you’re interested…

  • A year to remember – 2012, part 3/4

    A year to remember – 2012, part 3/4

    The summary for the awesome year of 2012 continues! 1 – This was the year of interior shoots… 2 – …and architectural shoots… 3 – …and photographing animals in the hostel Strandflickorna together with wonderful photographer Rania Rönntoft, a collaboration with Copywriter Axel Johansson and Art Director Andréas Silverblad. 4 – It was the year of…

  • Conceptual composite at a waterfall – ‘THE FALL’

    Conceptual composite at a waterfall – ‘THE FALL’

    “The fall”Part of my series “Parallels”. MY TIP FOR FURTHER READING In October 2013 this image was chosen as Picture Of The Day at the fantastic One Eyeland. Not everyday that you see yourself next to a portrait of John Malkovich… ___________INTRIGUED BY THE WORLD OF IMAGINATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY?Connect with me on Instagram for more!

  • Profile image Mollbyrån

    Profile image Mollbyrån

    The design and web development bureau Mollbyrån in Gothenburg (Göteborg) asked me to shoot the profile image for the website’s About page (Om byrån) (visit the page for a larger image) and excitedly I jumped on board. The assignment also included to develop the image concept in collaboration with Andreas Gustafsson, the creative director of Mollbyrån. Brief: Creative, active,…

  • Making man fly – how to create levitation in Photoshop

    Making man fly – how to create levitation in Photoshop

    This video is a Before & After as well as an accelerated showcase of my post-processing of a several files to a finished conceptual image. Here I’m making man fly by creating levitation with a few Photoshop tricks. The sky is the limit… ________________ location | LANGKAWI ISLAND in MALAYSIAmodel | ANDREAS GUSTAFSSON ________________ To sneak…

  • ‘MAN OF PASSAGE’

    ‘MAN OF PASSAGE’

    2011’s Christmas and New Year we took a trip around the world to something very very different from a windy and dark Gothenburg. 17 days  in  Malaysia were just what we needed to thaw our frozen winter spirits and to relax, just enjoy life, each other’s company, and experience new things everyday. Of course this…

  • Studio workshop

    Studio workshop

    The portrait “Rania” above I created in a photo studio project a few weeks into our first term at Fotoskolan i Göteborg. It began with a studio workshop at DDR GBG that are run by Magnus Cimmerbeck and Magnus Johansson here in Göteborg (Gothenburg). Magnus & Magnus are two awesome and talented dudes who were…

  • Portrait in existing light

    Portrait in existing light

    I’d like to share with you news, updates, fun stuff, hair tearing moments, or whatever comes up from my life as a student at Fotoskolan Göteborg which is the photography school I’m blessed at being at full time from this autumn and four terms forward. We started September 5th which is almost a month ago…